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The quiet American

Author: Graham Greene; John Clark Pratt
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1996.
Series: Viking critical library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
War stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Greene; John Clark Pratt
ISBN: 014024350X 9780140243505
OCLC Number: 32746496
Description: xxv, 515 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: The quiet American : the text --
The author and his work. From Ways of escapade ; Indo-China: France's crown of thorns ; A memory of Indo-China ; Return to Indo-China / Graham Greene --
Analogies and perspectives. Origins of the American commitment to Vietnam / Robert F. Futrell ; A society in transition / Nguyen Duy Hinh and Tran Dinh Tho ; Report by the National Security Council on the position of the United States with respect to Indochina, 27 February 1950 ; Press conference, 25 July 1950 / Ho Chi Minh ; Indochina: the threat in Southeast Asia / Doris M. Condit ; The imperialist aggressors can never enslave the heroic Vietnamese people / Ho Chi Minh ; Letter to Joseph Mankiewicz / Edward Geary Lansdale ; The quiet American [film commentary and plot summary] / Renny Christopher ; Two letters / Edward Geary Lansdale ; Case of The quiet American [Greene on the film version] / Christopher Hawtree ; Lansdale and Greene / Jonathan Nashel ; From Victimized by the French and Chinese / Keith Honaker ; From Into a black sun / Takeshi Kaiko --
Literary criticism. A talkative something-or-other / J. Liebling ; The quiet American and "A Mr. Liebermann" / Lisa Vargo ; The fiction of Graham Greene : between the horror and the glory / R.W.B. Lewis ; The quiet American : a secular prospect / Georg Gaston ; Transition : The quiet American / A.A. DeVitis ; The novelist and commitment / Philip Stratford ; From The prisonhouse of orientalism / Zakia Pathak, Saswati Sengupta, and Sharmila Purkayastha ; The quiet American / Brian Thomas ; The moral situation in The quiet American / Miriam Allott ; America and innocence: Henry James and Graham Greene / John Cassidy ; Vietnam / Judith Adamson. .
Series Title: Viking critical library.
Responsibility: Graham Greene ; text and criticism edited by John Clark Pratt.
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